Dr. Anné-Marie Condacse
Romanian-born soprano Anné-Marie Condacse has been a resident artist with the George Enescu Romanian National Philharmonic and has appeared as guest soloist with the Romanian National Opera, Ion Dacian Operetta Theater, Oradea Lyric Theater, Cairo Philharmonic, Cairo National Opera, Woodlands Symphony, and Moores Opera Center. Dr. Condacse has performed as a recitalist and concert artist throughout the United States, Romania, Italy, Germany, Egypt, Israel, and Mexico. She has appeared on programs broadcast on the Romanian National Television and Romanian National Radio.
Dr. Condacse's operatic performance credits include: Corinna (Il Viaggio a Reims), Violetta (La Traviata), Musetta (La Bohème), Susanna (Le Nozze di Figaro), Blöndchen (Die Entführung aus dem Serail), Gretel (Hänsel und Gretel), Cecile de Volanges (Dangerous Liaisons), Adele (Die Fledermaus), Marcantonio (Casanova's Homecoming), First Niece (Peter Grimes), Monica (The Medium), Amor (L'incoronazione di Poppea), and Ofelia (Hamlet). Her concert performances include: Mendelssohn's Elijah, Schumann's Das Paradies und die Peri, Fauré's Requiem, Haydn's Harmoniemesse, Haydn's Missa in Angustiis, Mozart's Krönungsmesse, Mozart's Requiem, Händel's Messiah, Vivaldi's Gloria, Brahm's Ein Deutsches Requiem, Orff's Carmina Burana and Carmina Catulli, Bruckner's Te Deum, and Botti's Cosmosis. Her latest recording, Anné-Marie Condacse Performing Chamber Music by Felicia Donceanu, was released on Electrecord label.
Dr. Condacse earned her Doctor of Musical Arts in Vocal Performance with a minor cognate area in Vocal Pedagogy and Vocal Science from the Moores School of Music, University of Houston, and her Master of Music in Vocal Performance from the Shepherd School of Music, Rice University. Her principal voice teachers include Katherine Ciesinski, Joseph Evans, William Murray, Arta Florescu, and Venera Rogozea.
A Fulbright Scholar, Dr. Condacse served on the voice faculty at the Cairo National Conservatoire of Music, Egypt. She also served as resident artist at the Conservatorio Statale di Musica G. P. Pergolesi, Italy; at the American University in Cairo, Egypt; and at the Universidad Autónoma de Zacatecas, Mexico. Dr. Condacse serves as faculty and artist in residence at the ICon Arts International Music Festival in Romania and Italy. Dr. Condacse is a Professor of Vocal Studies at Oklahoma State University, where she received the First Lady of OSU, Distinguished Professor of Music Award.